Research at Nebraska 2021-2022 Report

Tag: Tomas Helikar



Virtual Immune System Could Aid Medicine

Before launching a rocket, scientists use a digital twin for test runs to optimize performance. For researchers trying to develop new drugs and therapeutics, there’s no computer representation of the immune system – even though it’s one of the human body’s most complex “machines.” Tomas Helikar, Susan J. Rosowski Associate Professor of Biochemistry, wants to […]

Preparing the Next Generation of Research Leaders

To successfully lead research programs and interdisciplinary projects, faculty need to develop skills beyond their discipline, including business acumen, management and leadership. The Office of Research and Economic Development supports faculty through innovative programs designed to prepare the next generation of research leaders. “Emphasis on research leadership is one of the cornerstones of our work,” […]